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Description: Copy negative of an article in the Taylor County Yearbook about the Hollis Sanitarium explaining their services with a picture of the building in the middle. It is located at S. 10th St. and Chestnut in Abilene, Texas. The surgeons are Dr. L. W. Hollis, Sr. and Dr. L. W. Hollis, Jr., and L. E. Amason is the superintendent and bacteriologist.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

The Dallas Journal, Volume 43, 1997

Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 121.
Date: June 1999
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

Medical & Surgical Sanitarium, Battle Creek, Michigan

Description: Promotional materials for the sanitarium at Battle Creek, Michigan, "The Largest and most Complete Sanitarium in the World." Includes a description of the sanitarium's services, reprinted articles about the sanitarium, a menu, railroad time tables, and a map.
Date: unknown
Creator: Medical & Surgical Sanitarium
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Postcard of Sanitarium in Battle Creek, Michigan]

Description: Postcard of the north view of the main building of the sanitarium in Battle Creek, Michigan. Handwritten note on the back of the postcard from Annie Bradford to Lou Rayburn expresses thanks for a card.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bradford, Annie
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Sam Rayburn House Museum

[Historic Marker Application: Lex Sanitarium]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Lex Sanitarium, in Boerne, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, narrative, and photographs.
Date: 1991
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Item Type: Text
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Photograph of North Beach After Hurricane]

Description: Photograph of the North Beach area after the 1919 hurricane in Corpus Christi. Inscription on the back of the photo, "Out near North Beach. The building is the Spohn Sanitarium which is one of the three buildings left on North Beach. Most of it is swept clean, even much of the wreckage."
Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History

[News Script: Mrs. Smith]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a 49 year old man being committed to a sanitarium.
Date: July 8, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections